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China deepens application use for BeiDou technology to build an integrated industrial ecosystem
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PM Modi launches India’s first private space association
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Hong Kong Institute of Surveyors Building Surveyors Conference 2021
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Ladakh admin to use drones to help measuring inhabitant land under SVAMITVA scheme
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Friday, June 14th, 2013

Nokia Launches HERE Venue Indoor Maps in India

Nokia has launched a new venue mapping facility in India for over 20 cities that include Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata and Bangalore among others. The facility is launched under the existing Nokia mapping service called HERE. It enables...

Tuesday, May 21st, 2013

Location Forum Releases Groundbreaking Data Privacy Guidelines

The Location Forum’s Privacy Council released the public version of their Location Data Privacy: Guidelines, Assessment & Recommendations today.  These groundbreaking Guidelines represent the first industry created set of best practices for improving how location data is...

Monday, March 11th, 2013

Answer the “Where” in Your Enterprise Data

Esri Location Analytics enables organizations to maximize data and applications by revealing the where in their corporate data. Esri Location Analytics extends the value of traditional enterprise applications by incorporating GIS to help you visualize, question, analyze,...

Thursday, December 29th, 2011

Chinese Confirm Beidou Satnav System Is Operational

China's  Beidou satellite navigation system is operational, albeit mainly in China, and say they plan to have free, global coverage in place by 2020. At a press conference the China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation said that Beidou – which translates as Big...

Wednesday, August 17th, 2011

South Korean Apple Users Sue Over Location Privacy

More than 25,000 South Korean iPhone users have filed a class action lawsuit against the US technology giant Apple for alleged privacy violations over the collection of location data. The lawsuit came after lawyer Kim Hyung-Suk was awarded...

Friday, July 22nd, 2011

NAVTEQ Expands Verified Coverage in Indonesia by 300%

NAVTEQ, the leading global provider of maps, traffic and location data enabling navigation, location-based services and mobile advertising around the world, announced at the Indonesia International Motor Show 2011 that it has increased the number of verified...

Tuesday, May 3rd, 2011

Google’s South Korean Offices Raided Over Data Collection

The Seoul police raided Google’s office here Tuesday on suspicion that its mobile advertising unit, AdMob, had illegally collected users’ location data without users’ consent, the police said. The raid represents the latest setback to the U.S....